Kris Kristofferson

Kris Kristofferson

American singer-songwriter
Anti-establishment singer, songwriter, actor, and key figure in the New Nashville country movement of the '70s.
BornJune 22, 1936
HometownBrownsville, Texas, United States of America
Net worth$160 million
Height5'10" (1.78m)
SpouseLisa Meyers (m 1983 - present) , Rita Coolidge (m 1973 - 1980) , Frances Beer (m 1960 - 1969)
ChildrenTracy Kristofferson , Jesse Kristofferson , Jody Kristofferson , Johnny Robert Kristofferson , Casey Kristofferson , Kris Kristofferson , Blake Cameron Kristofferson , Kelly Marie Kristofferson
ParentsMary Ann Ashbrook , Lars Henry Kristofferson
Profile

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Videos

Barbra Streisand thinks the 2018 version of A Star Is Born was the 'wrong idea'

Barbra Streisand thinks the most recent ‘A Star Is Born’ remake was “the wrong idea”, as she thinks it was too similar to the previous version, which she starred in alongside Kris Kristofferson.
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Albums

Music from "Songwriter"
Music from "Songwriter"
1984
Winning Hand
Winning Hand
1982
Natural Act
Natural Act
1979
Easter Island
Easter Island
1978
Songs of Kristofferson
Songs of Kristofferson
1977
Star Is Born
Star Is Born
1976
Surreal Thing
Surreal Thing
1976
Who's to Bless and Who's to Blame
Who's to Bless and Who's to Blame
1975
Spooky Lady's Sideshow
Spooky Lady's Sideshow
1974
Full Moon
Full Moon
1973
Jesus Was a Capricorn
Jesus Was a Capricorn
1972
Border Lord
Border Lord
1972
Greatest Hits
Greatest Hits
2003
Country Collection
Country Collection
1998
Moment of Forever
Moment of Forever
1995
Very Best of Kris Kristofferson
Very Best of Kris Kristofferson
1994
Live at the Philharmonic
Live at the Philharmonic
1992
Repossessed
Repossessed
1986
To the Bone
To the Bone
1981
Shake Hands with the Devil
Shake Hands with the Devil
1979
Silver Tongued Devil and I
Silver Tongued Devil and I
1971
Kristofferson
Kristofferson
1970

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1977Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyA Star Is Born (1976 film)Winner
1974British Academy of Film & Television ArtsMost Promising Newcomer to Leading Film RolesPat Garrett and Billy the KidNominated